I am trying to find a POI file for the cycle hire stations in London and would appreciate a lot if anybody could upload.
Try putting your request in the "POI Projects" forum.
They are a very new item in London and will require someone to visit each station in turn and save the locations. We have had them in Montreal for over a year now but no one has made a POI file for them yet.
POI Factory specializes in US and Canada. There are other sites out there that have POI Files for the rest of the world.
We want to keep our focus centered and manageable.
I finally found someone who created a googlemap and after much trying managed to export it to my garmin.
This is how I did it - someone might find this useful:
enter "barclays cycle hire" into the search field and click on "show search options"
select "user created maps" in the drop down box and click "search maps"
click the result on the left side
right-Click "View in Google Earth"
copy the URL link into the address field of your browser
replace "output=nr" with "output=kml" and press enter
save the kml file to your computer
convert the kml file to gpx and save it on your Garmin to the \garmin\GPX folder
Greetings from Europe!
When I got to right-Click "View in Google Earth"
I got lost.
In Internet Explorer, right-click "View in Google Earth" then select "Properties"
Right-Click into the Address(URL) field and select "Select All", then right-click again and select "copy"
Click on Cancel
Right-Click into the address bar and click "paste", then follow with replacing the "output=" reference as mentioned above.
If you use Firefox, then right-click "View in Google Earth" then select "copy link location"
Right-Click into the address bar and click "paste", then follow with replacing the "output=" reference.
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